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Now Available Online: The York Fort Journals of Hudson's Bay Company Governor James Knight

Life and Death by the Frozen Sea: The York Fort Journals of Hudson’s Bay Company Governor James Knight, 1714–1717

Edited by Arthur J. Ray, Ph.D., FRSC

Scholars interested in the early foundations of the Hudson's Bay Company now have access to the journals of Governor James Knight, which present his account of the establishment of the company's York Fort post on the Hudson's Bay western shore.

CFP: Young Scholars Workshop--"Financial History--Reflection on the Past to Tackle Today's Key Finance Questions"


"Financial History - Reflection on the Past to Tackle Today's key Finance Questions" Workshop for young scholars with Prof. Barry Eichengreen (University of California, Berkeley) on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Institute for Banking and Financial History (IBF) jointly organized with the Research Center SAFE, Goethe University Frankfurt

May 16, 2019 at Goethe University Frankfurt